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France ends decade-long Operation Barkhane in Sahel region

By France24
11 November 2022   |   1:01 pm
The French president on Wednesday announced an end to the nearly decade-long Barkhane counter-terrorist mission in Africa. Operation Barkhane had not been operational since February after France announced its military withdrawal from Mali. The last French troops left their base in the Malian town of Gao on Aug.15.

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